David Gregory

1659 - 1708

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David Gregory was a Scottish mathematician who was a strong supporter of Newton in his dispute with Leibniz.
Full MacTutor biography [Version for printing]

List of References (13 books/articles)

A Poster of David Gregory

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Gibson History 6 - More Gregorys

Honours awarded to David Gregory
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Savilian Astronomy Professor1691
Fellow of the Royal Society1692


Other Web sites
  1. NAHSTE
  2. NAHSTE (Gregory's papers)
  1. The Galileo Project
  2. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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